SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date or earliest event reported) August 1, 2013
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|600 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA||15219|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (412) 456-4400
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On August 1, 2013, Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (the Registrant) announced that an affiliate of its Chief Executive Officer has established a new stock trading plan in accordance with Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act. The transactions under this 10b5-1 plan will be disclosed publicly through Form 144 and Form 4 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A copy of the press release announcing the trading plan is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated August 1, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: August 5, 2013||By:|
|Executive Vice President and Corporate Secretary|